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Fancy a game of frisbee golf?

A combination of a favourite beach pastime and the tee-to-green discipline makes for a surprisingly enjoyable family outing<p>Matt Cutler clasps a blue Frisbee. He eyes a metal structure – a disc golf basket. Not only does it seem at least a third of a mile distant, it is in the middle of dense …

Inside the Hardcore World of Guts, the Toughest Frisbee Sport of All

Guts started out as a game meant to be played while drinking beer. Now it's ruled by badasses who can fire a frisbee at 90 miles per hour.<p>The first thing you notice is the whistle, the sound made by the spinning plastic disc as it zips past your head. The disc is a day-glow orange blur, 9.5 inches …

Beach Goers Demonstrate Only Wrong Way to Throw a Frisbee

There are many correct ways to throw the toy flying disc commonly known as the Frisbee. Backhand, for instance, is a popular and acceptable method, …

Frisbees

Summer is here – time for a Frisbee photo gallery.<p>The Wham-O toy company’s Frisbee is a Southern California invention and fixture.<p>In an Aug. 14, 2002, Los Angeles Times obituary for Ed Headrick, staff writer Andrew Blankstein explained:<p>Headrick is credited with patenting the concentric, ridge-like …

Los Angeles

The latest trick shot hotness is FRISBEE CATCH ON A WATERSLIDE

Guinness World Record Holders Coming to Edina for Family Frisbee Festival

EDINA, MINNEAPOLIS, Jun 26, 2015 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- Editors Note: There are three photos and one video associated with this video.<p>Canadian …

This gravity-defying toy leverages a weird aerodynamic shape to fly over 200 feet

Baseballs, footballs, and Frisbees are what most people grab for a quick game of catch, but pretty soon the world will have another toy to toss …

Prototypes

Frisbee golf player nails a 365-foot hole-in-one in a dang forest

Frisbee golf, Jerry!<p>We all like frolf, right?<p>Sure we do! It's golf with a Frisbee! And this is definitely the coolest frolf highlight we've seen all year. Dave Feldberg made this spectacular shot at the 2015 Maple Hills Open.<p>Outstanding. Personally, I would have gone with the wedge. I guess that's …

Dog does accidental front flip while chasing frisbee

While chasing a frisbee this dog does an accidental front flip over a net fence<p>Dogs are not known as the most graceful of natures animals and often become the stars of viral videos due to their clumsiness.<p>But this dog has 'flipped' the stereotypes with this accidental piece of gymnastics.<p>While …

So Cool: A Pocket-Sized Frisbee-Ball You Can Play Catch With

This Kickstarter toy looks like a rubber hockey puck or neon drink coaster, but it’s a tiny Frisbee-like disc you play catch with, capable of being …

Ultimate Frisbee’s Surprising Arrival as a Likely Olympic Sport

Since the early nineteen-seventies, when it first appeared on a high-school lawn in New Jersey, Ultimate Frisbee has been kicked around like the frayed hacky sack of the sports world, getting called everything from a “glorified game of toss” to “World of Warcraft for extroverts.” Type the phrase …

Trick shot artist snags a Frisbee while riding a zipline

He makes this look too easy!<p>Frisbee trick shot extraordinaire Brodie Smith has done it again. You may remember his impressive waterslide and watertower throws from earlier this summer. His latest throw features his impeccable timing, as he throws the frisbee to a human moving quickly down a zipline.<p>…

Be Careful How You Catch This Scalpel-Covered Frisbee

Get ready for a nice game of Ulitmate (deathmatch).<p>Is there anything Joerg Sprave won't attach sharp objects to?<p>Best known for slingshots and gadgets that combine seemingly innocuous bits into deadly weapons, Sprave has taken your stereotypical frisbee and attacked a bunch of scalpels to it using …

Ninja Dog Defies Gravity, Runs Straight Up A Tree To Nab A Frisbee

She REALLY wants that frisbee.<p>This dog has no respect for gravity.<p>This clip shows a dog named Bella who wants a frisbee so badly she'll run straight up a tree to get it.<p>The footage was posted on YouTube by Sam Price, who captured the canine acrobatics with an iPhone 5S in sl0w-mo mode.<p>Check it out …

Just An Airborne Dude On A Water Jet Pack Catching A Frisbee

You wouldn't want to play this guy in ultimate.<p>He could have just gone to the park for a nice game of frisbee but <i>noooooooo.</i><p>That wouldn't have gone viral now, would it?<p>In a stunt staged by Ultimate Insanity, a guy on a water jet pack (actually a Defiance Flyboard) catches a frisbee thrown a long way …

Now we know how to make a frisbee that's banned in all states

Why play traditional frisbee when you can play <i>death</i> frisbee? Or at least scare your friends with your new fangled scalpel blade frisbee! Some genius …

Throw Frisbees With an Old Drill and Beat Up Bike Wheel

There's nothing quite as satisfying at this very moment as watching this Frisbee fly.<p>There's something wonderfully satisfying about watching an old bike tire heave frisbees across a fairly impressive distance. In this video from October, La Fabrique DIY demonstrates a homemade Frisbee thrower, …

Carbon Fiber Frisbee

If you have $75 and the desire to slice 10" of carbon fiber through the air, Tyler Seamons has an official flying saucer of summertime for you. …

Sky Bouncer - Bouncing Frisbee

Great. Now when I don't catch the frisbee not only is it going to hit me in the face, it's going to hit me in the face and then bounce off up to 25 …

Chipper Bro

<b>Craig</b> – How did you come to work at Patagonia?<p><b>Chip</b> – I had just finished a ten-year tour with the Pro Frisbee® Freestyle circuit and was looking for …

A Love Story: Start-ups & Ultimate Frisbee

Founders, engineers, and designers have wrested control of Ultimate Frisbee from jocks and made it their own. I got in the game to explore.<p>About 15 entrepreneurs, engineers, and interactive designers got together Thursday evening to network. This meeting was not held in a bar, cafe, or co-working …

Frisbee is a 'health and safety' risk for dogs, Kennel Club claims

Dog owners are warned not to play frisbee with their pets as it could result in injury after dog show bans the sport<p>Extreme sports are usually thought to include dangerous activities such as bungee jumping or skydiving.<p>But dog owners have been told to add frisbee to the list, as it presents a …

Young The Giant Also Catch Frisbee On Stage, Challenge Weezer To “Frisbee Duel”

Much was made of Weezer drummer Patrick Wilson’s admittedly impressive mid-song Frisbee grab last month. Now another especially poppy and wildly …

Break The Winter Chill by Celebrating a Summer Icon: The Frisbee | The Takeaway | WNYC

We're in the dead of winter. To break the chill, we're celebrating an American summer icon, the Frisbee, which first went on sale 58 years ago this …

Watch: Dog breaks world frisbee record

Davy the dog breaks record for caching frisbee throws of more than 400ft at speeds of 40mph<p>A dog has broken a world record for fetching frisbee throws of more than 400ft.<p>Davy the whippet can catch champion frisbee thrower Robert J McLeod's impressive throws like it's a walk in the park.<p>The skilled …

The Design Genius of the Frisbee. Yes, the Frisbee

<b>The best thing</b> about a Frisbee: It's easy. It sails effortlessly, and it's so stable that you don't need a shortstop's coordination to catch it.<p>The …

Captain America Shield Wall Decoration

Introduction: Captain America Shield Wall Decoration<p>This is an awesome Captain America Shield wall decoration that appears to have been thrown into …

Texas man shoots at Frisbee golfer, barricades himself in home because disc lands in his yard

A Texas man was charged with assault this week after he opened fire at a teen who was trying to retrieve a Frisbee disc that landed in his yard.<p>City …

Serve, then Swish: Beer Carrier Has 2nd Life as a Frisbee

Most product packaging is meant to be used once and then thrown away or recycled. It seems a pity to let still-usable materials go to waste, and …